5331 NE 36th Ave.
Portland, Oregon 97211
(503) 287-9153

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Versatile, seasoned writer/editor/proofreader with excellent communication and management skills. Team player with artistic ability, computer savvy and close attention to detail. Adept at generating ideas, finding creative solutions, meeting deadlines and working under pressure. Fluent in AP style.

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Owner / 2002-present
Anderson Enterprises I Portland
Thread Creative [2015-present] (global web copy for adidas). Voxtel [2015-present] (edit engineering proposals). Cornerstone Advisors [2018-present] (ghostwriting for banking consultants; editing, proofing).
Rejuvenation [2002-2018] (catalog copy, headlines, editing, proofing). Lawyer X [2015] (edited 140,000-word non-fiction manuscript). Figure 8 Creative [2013-14] (catalog copy, headlines, editing, proofing for Tempur-Pedic). GISI Marketing Group [2013] (ghostwrote beauty-school teaching manual). [2007] (wrote energy-related features). The Oregonian [2006-07] (wrote general features). NABA [2003-2010] (designed, built, maintained website for adult baseball league). Insitu/Boeing [2004-05] (edited, proofed technical manuals). More.

U.S. Correspondent I 2005-2013
Windpower Monthly I London
News reporting, features and interviews covering the North American utility-scale wind industry for the world's leading wind power magazine. Five-hundred stories, a quarter-million words. Extensive editing and proofreading.

Editor & Publisher I 2000-2006
NW Drizzle I Portland
Founded, a monthly arts and culture e-magazine. Designed site, managed layout and content from dozens of contributors. Wrote more than 60 monthly columns.

Associate Editor I 2004-2006
Tidepool I Portland
Weekday updates of (now, a Pacific Northwest news aggregator providing links and rankings of environment-related stories from more than 60 local, regional, national and international sources.

Session Editor I 2002-2004
Oregon State Legislature I Salem, Ore.
Edited, fact-checked and proofread legislative bills, resolutions and amendments for State of Oregon's Office of the Legislative Counsel. Extensive research.

Communications Editor I 1996-2000
PacifiCorp I Portland
Published nearly 200 editions of online employee newsletter, PacifiCorp Today, including design, layout, production, news and features, headlines, photography, editing, proofreading. Brochures, newsletters, research, voice work.

Freelance Sportswriter I 1981-88 and 1993-96
The Associated Press I Minneapolis
Filed hundreds of deadline stories, including event coverage, byline features and locker room interviews. MLB, NFL, NHL, NBA, PGA, LPGA, pro tennis, NCAA, prep state tourneys, more. Passed full-time employment exams, New York, 1988.

Media Coordinator I 1994-96
City of Minneapolis / Community Crime Prevention I Minneapolis
Responsible for award-winning National Night Out crime-prevention event. Participation increased from less than 30,000 to 40,000-plus, raised more than $100,000 in corporate funds and services. Media and community relations

Assistant Manager of Communications I 1988-93
PR Newswire I New York
Shared responsibility for global computer operations in support of business and financial news service linking 15,000 corporate sources with thousands of media outlets, databases and stock exchanges. Assisted 20 domestic bureaus. Created operations manual, trained employees. Editing and proofreading.

Broadcast Operations Manager I 1981-88
Padilla Speer Beardsley / Sports Score Central I Minneapolis
Shared responsibility for sports information wire service feeding Midwest media outlets. Co-designed system to compile extensive individual player statistics for Minneapolis Star Tribune. Developed and hosted statewide radio score program.

Media Coordinator I 1983-84
Midwest Triathlon I Austin, Minn.
Co-developed marketing strategy for start-up 140.6-mile endurance event.

Disc Jockey I 1978-81
KVSC-FM I St. Cloud, Minn.
Hosted four-hour weekly jazz program
at St. Cloud State University.

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HTML course work, Mt. Hood Community College (2000)
Work toward video certificate, New York University (1992-93)
B.A., Journalism
, St. Cloud State University, St. Cloud, Minn. (1981)
B.S., Business (marketing), St. Cloud State University (1981)